Owen James Gardner

Owen James Gardner
May 23, 1828 – September 19, 1909

1860 Residence: Bladen County, North Carolina

2nd Great Grandfather of Jason Shirley

Military Record
December 18, 1862 – Enlisted at Brunswick County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, Company H
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, Company H
Rank: Private
July 28, 1864 – Detailed as a nurse in Smithville Hospital
January 18, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher
Confined at Point Lookout, MD
May 13, 1865 – Released after taking Oath of Allegiance

Parents
Aaron Gardner 1805-1896
Rhoda Tatum 1800

Siblings
Mary Gardner 1831
Ann Gardner 1833

Wife
Miriam Edge 1828-1867

Children
Fennel Tatum Gardner 1852-1919
Harriet M. Gardner 1853-1877
Ellen F. Gardner 1857-1945
Luther Heman Gardner 1859-1949
Chermon Leroy Gardner 1861

Wife
Edna Edge 1844

Children
Georgeanna Idela Gardner 1868-1950
Ida Beard Gardner 1870-1952

Burial
Center Methodist Church Cemetery
White Oak, Bladen County, NC